Dr. Dereje Agonafer, Jenkins Garrett Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington, has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Engineering – and is one of only two faculty at universities in Texas selected this year. He was elected Fellow of the NAI in 2017.
Dr. Mooi Choo Chuah was elected Fellow in 2017. She was recently awarded a 2019 Qualcomm Faculty Award (QFA). The award supports key professors and their research through a charitable donation to their university.
Four SUNY faculty have been elected to National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow status, which is the highest professional distinction accorded to academic inventors: Distinguished Professor Jessica Fridrich, Binghamton University; Quanxi Jia, University at Buffalo; and Kenneth Kaushansky and F. William Studier, Stony Brook University.
Dr. Jay Goldberg recognized for engineering patents and contributions to design, innovation and entrepreneurship in education.
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) recently named 148 renowned academic inventors to NAI Fellow status. Among them are some 13 of South Asian origin.
Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Kattesh V. Katti, Ph.D., DSc, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Katti celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field.
Lalit K. Mestha of The University of Texas at Arlington and a former student of SJCE, Mysuru, has been awarded Fellowship by The National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Lawrence Drzal, professor at Michigan State University‘s College of Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors class of 2018.
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) is delighted to announce senior Navy scientist Anna Leese de Escobar has been elevated to the position of Fellow by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Tucker is a UO professor and inventor of the geodesic sensor net, a device that vastly simplified and improved the way researchers see and measure brain activity. It was such a revolutionary advancement that Tucker recently was named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, becoming the first UO faculty member ever to receive the honor.
Global health pioneer Rebecca Richards-Kortum, a Rice University bioengineering professor whose work has improved medical care for millions of newborn babies and saved lives in low-income countries, will be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in May.
Elizabeth McNally, MD, PhD, the Elizabeth J. Ward Professor of Genetic Medicine and director of the Center for Genetic Medicine, has been elected as a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
An IU chemistry professor was elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors on Dec. 11 after decades of research at IU. Gary Hieftje holds over 22 patents and spent almost 50 years researching and teaching at IU.
Mark Cushman, a distinguished professor of medicinal chemistry in Purdue’s College of Pharmacy, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) announced on December 11 that it has elected Dr. Igor Efimov to the rank of NAI Fellow.
A Malaysian-born immunologist has been elected as a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) in the United States. Dr Bernard Arulanandam was given the prestigious honour for his role in looking for new vaccines for infectious diseases.